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BBC to cut back podcasts and Bitesize ambitions to plug licence fee hole, Tim Davie warns

The BBC will make fewer podcasts and rein back plans to expand its Bitesize education service in order to plug a £1.4bn hole in its finances, director-general Tim Davie said. Giving evidence to the Lords Communications and Digital Committee, Mr Davie said the two-year licence fee freeze imposed by ministers meant the BBC would have to reduce the number of programmes it makes.

inews.co.uk ,  1 day ago 2
BBC to cut back podcasts and Bitesize ambitions to plug licence fee hole, Tim Davie warns

BBC hands employees a 5.2% pay rise amid 'brain drain' of top talent and licence fee row after ministers slammed corporation's 'completely outdated' funding model

BBC says it will increase pay by 4.2 per cent in August and then further 1 per cent The staff pay rise comes after pandemic pay freeze and a 1 per cent rise last year Rise will apply to the vast majority of staff, but not senior leaders or freelancers

dailymail.co.uk ,  13 days ago 6
BBC hands employees a 5.2% pay rise amid 'brain drain' of top talent and licence fee row after ministers slammed corporation's 'completely outdated' funding model

Jodie Comer gets mobbed as she signs autographs and greets crowds of fans at Harold Pinter Theatre after earning rave reviews for her West End debut in Prima Facie

Jodie Comer was mobbed by huge crowds of fans as she stepped out of the Harold Pinter Theatre after performing in Prima Facie on Friday night. The Killing Eve star, 29, was seen signing autographs and greeting fans as crowds of theatregoers eagerly waited for her exit from the London theatre.

dailymail.co.uk ,  26 days ago 0
Jodie Comer gets mobbed as she signs autographs and greets crowds of fans at Harold Pinter Theatre after earning rave reviews for her West End debut in Prima Facie

'Hope you're still employed' BBC's Emily Maitlis jibe to Piers Morgan ahead of show launch

EMILY MAITLIS has shared some words of advice to Piers Morgan ahead of his TalkTV show launch tomorrow. Piers Morgan, 57, has taken to Twitter recently to promote his new TV show, sharing clips of celebrity friends wishing him luck. Today was no different as he shared a video of BBC's Emily Maitlis, 51, wishing the former Good Morning Britain presenter luck as well as adding in a few funny jibes.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 1
'Hope you're still employed' BBC's Emily Maitlis jibe to Piers Morgan ahead of show launch

BBC announces next editor of Newsnight

Stewart Maclean, the executive producer behind Newsnight’s 2019 interview with the Duke of York, has been named the programme’s new editor. The journalist has been interim editor following the recent departure of Esme Wren, who left to become editor of Channel 4 News.

barrheadnews.com ,  1 month ago 0
BBC announces next editor of Newsnight

BBC breakfast host Dan Walker reveals advice from Manchester United great Sir Alex Ferguson

Dan Walker met up with the legendary Manchester United manager at the Grand National ahead of making his move to Channel 5. BBC Breakfast host Dan Walker has revealed the advice Sir Alex Ferguson gave him after announcing he would be leaving the corporation. Former Football Focus presenter Walker has been part of the BBC Breakfast line-up since 2016.

manchestereveningnews.co.uk ,  1 month ago 2
BBC breakfast host Dan Walker reveals advice from Manchester United great Sir Alex Ferguson

Prince Andrew was 'couch potato' before Ghislaine Maxwell friendship, Duke's friend claims

PRINCE ANDREW went from being a "couch potato to a man about town" when he became friends with Ghislaine Maxwell, a friend of the Duke once revealed. Ghislaine Maxwell found guilty in sex trafficking trial The second episode of ‘House of Maxwell’ airs tonight and delves deeper into Ghislaine Maxwell’s relationship with disgraced financier, Jeffrey Epstein.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 2
Prince Andrew was 'couch potato' before Ghislaine Maxwell friendship, Duke's friend claims

BBC knocks £2m off salary bill following big name departures

Following the exodus of some of its top stars, the BBC has reportedly shaved £2m from its salary bill. As reported by the Times, nine of the Beeb’s most well-known presenters have handed in their notices, including big names like Andrew Marr and BBC Breakfast’s Dan Walker.

cityam.com ,  1 month ago 2
BBC knocks £2m off salary bill following big name departures

Who will replace Dan Walker on BBC Breakfast? Speculation grows as star heads to Channel 5

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birminghammail.co.uk ,  1 month ago 18
Who will replace Dan Walker on BBC Breakfast? Speculation grows as star heads to Channel 5

Where is Dan Walker going? Gaffes and best bits as presenter quits BBC Breakfast

BBC Breakfast presenter Dan Walker has announced he will be leaving to join rival station Channel 5. Dan has been on the show as a presenter since 2016, but is now stepping down Dan Walker has announced he will be leaving BBC Breakfast to go to rival station Channel 5.

mirror.co.uk ,  1 month ago 1
Where is Dan Walker going? Gaffes and best bits as presenter quits BBC Breakfast

'People come, people go': BBC dismisses 'brain drain' of top talent as Dan Walker joins Emily Maitlis, Andrew Marr, Jon Sopel and Louise Minchin in ditching the broadcaster for its rivals

EXCLUSIVE: Insiders said there was always 'natural point where people move on' Walker said yesterday that he was joining Channel 5 to be lead anchor on 5News He walks away from his £295,000-295,999 a year role at the BBC after six years The BBC Breakfast host follows Jon Sopel, Emily Maitlis, Andrew Marr in leaving

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 month ago 1
'People come, people go': BBC dismisses 'brain drain' of top talent as Dan Walker joins Emily Maitlis, Andrew Marr, Jon Sopel and Louise Minchin in ditching the broadcaster for its rivals

‘Hope he gets it!’ Emily Maitlis backs Clive Myrie to replace her as Newsnight presenter

EMILY MAITLIS has endorsed Clive Myrie to replace her as the presenter of Newsnight. Emily Maitlis, 51, has thrown her support behind Mastermind host Clive Myrie, 57, to replace her as the new presenter of Newsnight after she quit to launch a new podcast with Global.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 12
‘Hope he gets it!’ Emily Maitlis backs Clive Myrie to replace her as Newsnight presenter

Dan Walker leaves BBC for Channel 5 as talent exodus continues

Breakfast presenter announces that he is leaving £295,000-a-year role to become lead anchor on 5 News Dan Walker will leave the BBC for Channel 5, becoming the latest high-profile figure to join an exodus of talent from the corporation. The BBC Breakfast presenter has announced that he is leaving his £295,000-a-year role to become lead anchor on 5 News, with his exit following those of Andrew Marr, Jon Sopel and Emily Maitlis.

telegraph.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Dan Walker leaves BBC for Channel 5 as talent exodus continues

Dan Walker leaves BBC amid string of high-profile departures

The TV star is moving to Channel 5. Dan Walker has announced he is the latest star to leave the BBC following a string of high-profile departures for the broadcaster. The TV star, who has hosted BBC Breakfast since 2016, is leaving to join 5 News at Channel 5, replacing Sian Williams.

guernseypress.com ,  1 month ago 0
Dan Walker leaves BBC amid string of high-profile departures